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Pakistan beat Ireland by five wickets in one-off cricket Test

Pakistan beat Ireland by five wickets in one-off cricket Test at Malahide on Tuesday.  Pakistan debutant Imam-ul-Haq was doing his best to deny Ireland victory in their maiden Test as a dramatic match at Malahide headed towards a thrilling conclusion on Tuesday. Pakistan collapsed to 14 for three in pursuit of a seemingly modest victory ...

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Pakistan suffer early blows in chase of 160

Pakistan’s Azhar Ali, Haris Sohail and Asad Shafiq were back in the pavilion early as the side chase 160 runs in the one-off Test against Ireland. Ireland were dismissed for 339 in 129.3 overs. Kevin O’Brien made 118 runs while Stuart Thompson made 53 runs. Ali was caught by Paul ...

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Ball-tamperer Cameron Bancroft cleared to play club cricket

Cameron Bancroft has been cleared to play club cricket in Western Australia while serving his ban for ball-tampering in South Africa, as he looks for redemption over a scandal that tarnished his name. The 25-year-old opening batsman was suspended for nine months from state and international cricket over a plot ...

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Female boxers seek govt help, cooperation

Female boxers spoke about the problems they are facing in the society and the failure of the government in supporting them. Boxer Najma lamented on the athletes not getting any support from the government. “The government does not support us,” she said. “Boxers have to bear the taunts of the ...

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Pakistan qualify for Street Child World Cup 2018 final

Pakistan has qualified for the final of Street Child World Cup 2018 as they eliminated Indonesia in the semifinal. Pakistan beat Indonesia 5-4 on penalties to qualify for the final. They will take on Uzbekistan for the title. Pakistan had qualified for the semifinal after beating Tajikistan 2-0 on Sunday. ...

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Pakistan’s Amir takes 100th Test wicket on Ireland return

Mohammad Amir took his 100th Test wicket after returning to the fray against Ireland on Monday despite a troublesome knee injury. The Pakistan spearhead went off just 3.2 overs into his spell on Sunday during the second innings of Ireland’s inaugural Test with a recurrence of a “chronic” left knee problem. It ...

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Alexander Zverev beat Dominic Thiem to win Madrid Open

Dominic Thiem lost to Alexander Zverev in the Madrid Masters final on Sunday and then said the German is now the best player in the world beneath Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. Zverev has long been marked out as a future star of the men’s game and his 6-4, 6-4 victory over Thiem suggests ...

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Liverpool qualifies for Champions League 2018/19

Liverpool warmed-up for the Champions League final in style by ensuring they are back in the competition next season as Mohamed Salah set a new Premier League record of 32 goals in a 4-0 thrashing of Brighton on Sunday. Victory for Liverpool meant it didn’t matter what fifth-placed Chelsea did ...

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